The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 30 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 566 530 513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.13% 6.31% 6.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.19% 8.75% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 312 264
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 10
Average hourly rate £18.50 £27.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.72% +19.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £13.75 £20.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.90 £175.00 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £35.53 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-22.60% +9.33%
PRINCE2
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6911 6059 5441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 74.84% 72.08% 70.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3819 3186 2690
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 256 334
Average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £43.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +4 147 £400 -1.84% 30
Buckinghamshire +2 104 £375 - 14
Surrey -14 89 £400 -2.43% 22
Hampshire -15 85 £373 +2.05% 34
Oxfordshire -6 60 £413 +3.12% 11
West Sussex -6 28 £413 +2.23% 10
East Sussex +4 23 £450 +12.50% 2
Kent -4 15 £428 +3.63% 8
Middlesex +1 8 £450 +24.13% 1
M4 Corridor +3 3 £390 -22.00%
Home Counties -1 1 £500 +14.28%
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2.

1 589 (53.40%) Project Management
2 308 (27.92%) Finance
3 240 (21.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 235 (21.31%) ITIL
5 194 (17.59%) MS Project
6 193 (17.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 188 (17.04%) PMI Certification
7 188 (17.04%) Agile Software Development
8 170 (15.41%) Microsoft
9 163 (14.78%) Telecoms
10 150 (13.60%) Security Cleared
11 147 (13.33%) MS Excel
12 128 (11.60%) SC Cleared
13 122 (11.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 122 (11.06%) PMP
14 116 (10.52%) Change Management
15 110 (9.97%) Analytical Skills
16 102 (9.25%) MS Office
17 90 (8.16%) Risk Management
18 89 (8.07%) Degree
19 88 (7.98%) Programme Management
20 80 (7.25%) MS Visio
21 76 (6.89%) SharePoint
22 75 (6.80%) PMI
22 75 (6.80%) Project Planning
23 73 (6.62%) PRINCE
24 69 (6.26%) Service Delivery
25 65 (5.89%) Change Control
26 64 (5.80%) Migration
27 57 (5.17%) SAP

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 76 (6.89%) SharePoint
2 11 (1.00%) MS Project Server
3 10 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (0.63%) CMS
5 6 (0.54%) Lync
6 5 (0.45%) WebSphere
6 5 (0.45%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.27%) IIS
7 3 (0.27%) Drupal
7 3 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.18%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.18%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.091%) GroupWise
9 1 (0.091%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.091%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.091%) Apache
9 1 (0.091%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.091%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.091%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.091%) WordPress
Applications
1 194 (17.59%) MS Project
2 147 (13.33%) MS Excel
3 102 (9.25%) MS Office
4 80 (7.25%) MS Visio
5 48 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.27%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.091%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.091%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.091%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.091%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
1 10 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.63%) SAP CRM
3 5 (0.45%) SAP IS-U
4 4 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.18%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.091%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.091%) Agresso
7 1 (0.091%) SAP CS
7 1 (0.091%) HFM
7 1 (0.091%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.091%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.091%) Oracle BRM
7 1 (0.091%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.00%) SaaS
2 6 (0.54%) Office 365
3 4 (0.36%) IaaS
4 3 (0.27%) PaaS
4 3 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 41 (3.72%) Firewall
2 30 (2.72%) 3G
3 29 (2.63%) WAN
4 23 (2.09%) LAN
5 20 (1.81%) 4G
6 19 (1.72%) MPLS
7 17 (1.54%) Internet
8 16 (1.45%) Radio Access Network
9 13 (1.18%) 2G
9 13 (1.18%) LTE
10 12 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
10 12 (1.09%) Wireless
11 11 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (0.91%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (0.91%) BGP
12 10 (0.91%) Broadband
13 9 (0.82%) Ethernet
14 8 (0.73%) VoIP
14 8 (0.73%) Intranet
15 7 (0.63%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (1.90%) SQL Server
2 14 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
3 12 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (0.91%) Oracle Database
5 9 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (0.63%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (0.36%) QlikView
8 4 (0.36%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.18%) DB2
10 2 (0.18%) Spotfire
10 2 (0.18%) BusinessObjects XI
10 2 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.18%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.18%) Big Data
10 2 (0.18%) IBM InfoSphere
10 2 (0.18%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 5 (0.45%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (0.45%) Selenium
2 4 (0.36%) StarTeam
3 3 (0.27%) JIRA
4 2 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.091%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.091%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.091%) UltraEdit
5 1 (0.091%) ERwin
5 1 (0.091%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.091%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.091%) Rational Rose
General
1 308 (27.92%) Finance
2 163 (14.78%) Telecoms
3 49 (4.44%) Retail
4 31 (2.81%) Marketing
5 27 (2.45%) Automotive
6 25 (2.27%) Publishing
7 24 (2.18%) Banking
8 20 (1.81%) Billing
9 18 (1.63%) Manufacturing
10 13 (1.18%) Advertising
10 13 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
11 12 (1.09%) Electronics
12 9 (0.82%) Legal
13 6 (0.54%) Local Government
13 6 (0.54%) Back Office
14 4 (0.36%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.36%) German Language
15 3 (0.27%) Law
16 2 (0.18%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 584 (52.95%) Project Manager
2 144 (13.06%) Analyst
3 90 (8.16%) Business Analyst
4 61 (5.53%) Programme Manager
5 54 (4.90%) IT Project Manager
6 51 (4.62%) Infrastructure Manager
7 48 (4.35%) Coordinator
8 47 (4.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 47 (4.26%) Technical Manager
9 38 (3.45%) Senior Manager
10 36 (3.26%) Senior Project Manager
11 33 (2.99%) Delivery Manager
12 30 (2.72%) Consultant
13 29 (2.63%) Technical Project Manager
13 29 (2.63%) Project Coordinator
13 29 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
14 28 (2.54%) Service Manager
15 24 (2.18%) Test Manager
16 23 (2.09%) Security Consultant
17 22 (1.99%) Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (0.82%) .NET
2 6 (0.54%) Middleware
3 4 (0.36%) XML
4 3 (0.27%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.27%) HTML
5 2 (0.18%) J2EE
5 2 (0.18%) SOAP
6 1 (0.091%) Struts
6 1 (0.091%) Web Services
6 1 (0.091%) EDI
6 1 (0.091%) CSS
6 1 (0.091%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.091%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.091%) Ajax
6 1 (0.091%) jQuery
6 1 (0.091%) Mason
6 1 (0.091%) OC4J
6 1 (0.091%) Visualforce
6 1 (0.091%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.091%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 110 (9.97%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (6.80%) PMI
3 42 (3.81%) Management Information System
4 28 (2.54%) NHS
5 15 (1.36%) Smart Meter
6 14 (1.27%) Mobile App
6 14 (1.27%) E-Learning
7 11 (1.00%) Computer Science
8 10 (0.91%) DTV
9 8 (0.73%) CMDB
9 8 (0.73%) User Experience
10 6 (0.54%) FMCG
10 6 (0.54%) Informatics
11 5 (0.45%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (0.36%) Credit Risk
12 4 (0.36%) Data Integration
12 4 (0.36%) Freedom of Information
12 4 (0.36%) New Media
13 3 (0.27%) Health Informatics
14 2 (0.18%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 57 (5.17%) Windows
2 23 (2.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 22 (1.99%) Linux
4 11 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (0.91%) Windows 2000 Server
6 7 (0.63%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.27%) UNIX
8 3 (0.27%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.18%) Android
10 1 (0.091%) NetWare
10 1 (0.091%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.091%) AIX
10 1 (0.091%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.091%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 589 (53.40%) Project Management
2 240 (21.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 235 (21.31%) ITIL
4 188 (17.04%) Agile Software Development
5 116 (10.52%) Change Management
6 90 (8.16%) Risk Management
7 88 (7.98%) Programme Management
8 75 (6.80%) Project Planning
9 73 (6.62%) PRINCE
10 69 (6.26%) Service Delivery
11 65 (5.89%) Change Control
12 64 (5.80%) Migration
13 55 (4.99%) Business Analysis
14 54 (4.90%) Waterfall
15 52 (4.71%) Supplier Management
15 52 (4.71%) Scrum
16 46 (4.17%) E-Commerce
17 44 (3.99%) CRM
17 44 (3.99%) Service Management
18 42 (3.81%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 35 (3.17%) SQL
2 13 (1.18%) C
3 3 (0.27%) C#
3 3 (0.27%) Java
3 3 (0.27%) T-SQL
4 2 (0.18%) PHP
4 2 (0.18%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.091%) COBOL
5 1 (0.091%) VB
5 1 (0.091%) VBA
5 1 (0.091%) Uniface
5 1 (0.091%) Apex Code
5 1 (0.091%) R
Qualifications
1 193 (17.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 188 (17.04%) PMI Certification
3 150 (13.60%) Security Cleared
4 128 (11.60%) SC Cleared
5 122 (11.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 122 (11.06%) PMP
6 89 (8.07%) Degree
7 42 (3.81%) CISSP
8 40 (3.63%) CISM
9 31 (2.81%) CRISC
10 29 (2.63%) DV Cleared
11 27 (2.45%) ISEB
12 22 (1.99%) APMP
13 20 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
14 13 (1.18%) HND
15 12 (1.09%) HNC
15 12 (1.09%) ISTQB
16 9 (0.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 8 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
18 6 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (3.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (2.81%) QA
3 26 (2.36%) SLA
4 24 (2.18%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.63%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.54%) P3O
8 4 (0.36%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.18%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.18%) GxP
9 2 (0.18%) GAMP
10 1 (0.091%) GMP
10 1 (0.091%) BS15000
10 1 (0.091%) TickIT
10 1 (0.091%) COBIT
System Software
1 24 (2.18%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.45%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.27%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.18%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (0.18%) XenApp
6 1 (0.091%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.091%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.091%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.091%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 18 (1.63%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (1.00%) OVSD
3 9 (0.82%) FortiGate
4 7 (0.63%) SCCM
5 4 (0.36%) WMI
5 4 (0.36%) HP UCMDB
6 3 (0.27%) Netcool
7 2 (0.18%) SCOM
7 2 (0.18%) NSN NetAct
8 1 (0.091%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.091%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.091%) OPNET
8 1 (0.091%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 170 (15.41%) Microsoft
2 57 (5.17%) SAP
3 50 (4.53%) Oracle
4 33 (2.99%) Cisco
5 25 (2.27%) HP
6 21 (1.90%) CheckPoint
7 19 (1.72%) VMware
8 13 (1.18%) F5
9 11 (1.00%) Amdocs
9 11 (1.00%) Red Hat
10 10 (0.91%) Citrix
11 9 (0.82%) Business Objects
12 8 (0.73%) Remedy
13 7 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (0.36%) Ericsson
14 4 (0.36%) Hyperion
15 3 (0.27%) NetApp
15 3 (0.27%) Borland
15 3 (0.27%) Primavera
15 3 (0.27%) Websense
Havant, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: £280 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
East Sussex
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, South East
Milton Keynes Council
Rate: £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, South East
Milton Keynes Council
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Networking People
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Gold Group
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
LA International
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
South East England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Connectus
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: on application
Posted: 6 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago